NYSE:SCI - Service Co. International Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$41.50 -0.13 (-0.31 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$41.63
Today's Range$41.42 - $42.00
52-Week Range$33.16 - $42.00
Volume1.91 million shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.27 billion
P/E Ratio26.82
Dividend Yield1.65%
Beta0.97
Service Co. International logoService Corporation International provides deathcare products and services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through Funeral and Cemetery segments. Its funeral service and cemetery operations comprise funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria, and other businesses. The company also provides professional services relating to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles; arranging and directing services; and removal, preparation, embalming, cremation, memorialization, and travel protection, as well as catering services. In addition, it offers funeral merchandise, including burial caskets and related accessories, urns and other cremation receptacles, outer burial containers, flowers, on-line and video tributes, stationery products, casket and cremation memorialization products, and other ancillary merchandise. Further, the company's cemeteries provide cemetery property interment rights, including developed lots, lawn crypts, mausoleum spaces, niches, and other cremation memorialization and interment options; and sells cemetery merchandise and services, including memorial markers and bases, outer burial containers, flowers and floral placements, graveside services, merchandise installations, and interments, as well as offers preneed cemetery merchandise and services. Service Corporation International offers its products and services under the Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services, Funeraria del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories, Neptune Society, and Trident Society brands. As of December 31, 2017, it owned and operated 1,488 funeral service locations; and 473 cemeteries, including 281 funeral service/cemetery combination locations covering 45 states, 8 Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNYSE:SCI
CUSIPN/A
Phone713-522-5141

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.37
Current Ratio0.56
Quick Ratio0.51

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.82
Forward P/E Ratio22.43
P/E Growth1.75

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.10 billion
Price / Sales2.42
Cash Flow$3.0381 per share
Price / Cash13.66
Book Value$7.52 per share
Price / Book5.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.55
Net Income$546.66 million
Net Margins15.59%
Return on Equity23.37%
Return on Assets2.59%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,428
Outstanding Shares180,360,000
Market Cap$7.27 billion

Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Service Co. International's stock symbol?

Service Co. International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCI."

How often does Service Co. International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Service Co. International?

Service Co. International announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. This is an increase from Service Co. International's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View Service Co. International's Dividend History.

How will Service Co. International's stock buyback program work?

Service Co. International declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $298,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Service Co. International's earnings last quarter?

Service Co. International (NYSE:SCI) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $796.09 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $792.56 million. Service Co. International had a net margin of 15.59% and a return on equity of 23.37%. Service Co. International's revenue for the quarter was up 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.35 earnings per share. View Service Co. International's Earnings History.

When is Service Co. International's next earnings date?

Service Co. International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Service Co. International.

What guidance has Service Co. International issued on next quarter's earnings?

Service Co. International issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.72-1.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.82.

What price target have analysts set for SCI?

5 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Service Co. International's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Service Co. International's share price to reach $44.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Service Co. International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Service Co. International?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Service Co. International in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Service Co. International.

Who are some of Service Co. International's key competitors?

Who are Service Co. International's key executives?

Service Co. International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas L. Ryan, Chairman & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael R. Webb, Pres & COO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Eric D. Tanzberger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Gregory T. Sangalis, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Sumner J. Waring III, Sr. VP of North American Operations (Age 49)

Has Service Co. International been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SCI stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Service Co. International earned a news impact score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.47 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Service Co. International.

Who are Service Co. International's major shareholders?

Service Co. International's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.63%), Select Equity Group L.P. (5.66%), FMR LLC (4.31%), First Manhattan Co. (1.98%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.62%) and Handelsbanken Fonder AB (1.50%). Company insiders that own Service Co. International stock include Alan R Buckwalter III, Edward E Williams, Elisabeth G Nash, Eric D Tanzberger, Gregory T Sangalis, Michael R Webb, R L Waltrip, Steven A Tidwell, Sumner J Waring III, Tammy R Moore, Thomas L Ryan, Tony Coelho and W Blair Waltrip. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Service Co. International.

Which institutional investors are selling Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sarasin & Partners LLP, Morgan Stanley, Select Equity Group L.P., Jane Street Group LLC, Three Peaks Capital Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Service Co. International company stock in the last year include Edward E Williams, Elisabeth G Nash, Eric D Tanzberger, Gregory T Sangalis, Michael R Webb, R L Waltrip, Steven A Tidwell, Tammy R Moore, Thomas L Ryan, Tony Coelho and W Blair Waltrip. View Insider Buying and Selling for Service Co. International.

Which institutional investors are buying Service Co. International stock?

SCI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PNC Financial Services Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Voya Investment Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC and Argent Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Service Co. International.

How do I buy shares of Service Co. International?

Shares of SCI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Service Co. International's stock price today?

One share of SCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.50.

How big of a company is Service Co. International?

Service Co. International has a market capitalization of $7.27 billion and generates $3.10 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $546.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.55 on an earnings per share basis. Service Co. International employs 23,428 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Service Co. International?

Service Co. International's mailing address is 1929 ALLEN PARKWAY, HOUSTON TX, 77019. The company can be reached via phone at 713-522-5141 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Service Co. International (NYSE SCI)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  179 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  164 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  343
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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